Welsh government sign at Wrexham prison site
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Ministry of Justice reveals Wrexham super-prison site

4 September 2013 Last updated at 11:50 BST

The location for north Wales' new 2,000-inmate super-prison has been announced by the Ministry of Justice.

The £250m jail will be built on the Welsh government-owned former Firestone site on Wrexham Industrial Estate.

The land, currently overgrown, sits alongside the community of Pentre Maelor.

Site chosen for £250m super-prison